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Film Review: Detour (Snarveien) (2009)

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Explore your worst possible fears in this shocking horror thriller inspired by terrifying true events! Driving back to Norway, Lina and Martin reach a roadblock where a policeman tells them to take a detour deep into the Swedish forest. But soon one creepy incident after another leaves them stranded in the dark woods and everything seems much too bizarre to be accidental. What Lina and Martin don’t know is … Continue reading

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Film Review: Devil Hunter (Sexo caníbal) (1980)

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The story is set amongst jungle tribes that live in fear of the devil. Laura Crawford is a model who gets kidnapped by a gang of thugs whilst working in South America. They take her into the jungle and demand a huge ransom. Laura is guarded by some ridiculous looking native who calls himself “The Devil” and has to go through all manner of unpleasantries until the gang get their … Continue reading

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Film Review: Death in Charge (2009)

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Whitney teaches Death about life’s many marvels through violent video games, macaroni and cheese and the magic of Sea Monkeys. However, when Whitney reveals some dark tendencies of her own, it’s up to Death to lighten things up before returning to the grim duties that lie in wait.

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Death is on her usually mission. That is….. crossing souls off of the list of life as they meet their fateful … Continue reading

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Film Review: Dante 01 (2008)

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Deep space, at the edge of the galaxy. The future. A new prisoner arrives on top security prison ship and psychiatric research unit Dante 01. Sole survivor of an encounter with an alien force beyond imagining, Saint Georges is a man possessed by inner demons, caught up in the battle to control the monstrous power within him. It’s a power that will infect the other highly dangerous occupants of Dante … Continue reading

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Film Review: Dead Sucks / Lovecracked (2010)

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Introducing Burt, a wayward vampire with a messy past, an uncertain future and a disproportionate need for sleep. Rejected by both humans and his own kind, he searches to find his place in a world where the only thing that sucks more than being alive is being dead

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Greetings Boils and Ghouls and welcome once again to Indie … Continue reading

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Film Review: Dead End Road (2004)

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Detective Burt Williams has been pursuing the infamous “Poe killer” for many years. He reluctantly steps down from the case and retires after getting nowhere. Burt’s daughter Kris Williams, who works for the FBI, along with her partner Sean Michael’s take over the case. For the next few months the “Poe Killer” continues his killing spree. Finally Kris discovers that the killer uses internet chat rooms to seduce his prey. … Continue reading

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Film Review: Dead Tone (Aka “7venty 5ive) (2007)

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A seemingly innocuous pastime involving fun-loving collegians and prank phone calls turns into a lethal cat-and-mouse game in this blood-drenched fright feast starring Rutger Hauer and Brian Hooks. While vacationing at a secluded mansion after finals, a group of university students dials random telephone numbers and tries to unnerve the person on the other end. But their fun is short-circuited when one of them unwittingly connects with a slasher.

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Film Review: Night Of The Living Heads (2010)

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 A mysterious strain of marijuana has hit the streets in a quiet, suburban neighborhood. Dave, the local pothead plans to throw a party with large amounts of the mysterious weed, known as “Voodoo”. Can everybody handle this high caliber chronic or will they fall victim to the night of the living heads?

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Ok people, the saint is in a foul mood today. Actually I’m usually in a foul mood … Continue reading

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Film Review: Dark Country (2009)

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A couple en route from Las Vegas are forced to deal with a body out in the desert making their honeymoon one hellish ride.

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Thomas Jane who you all might recognize from the film “The Punisher” has stepped up the plate to not only star but direct his new thriller feature titled “Dark Country”. Instantly without even getting into plot and premise the style and photographic care that went … Continue reading

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Film Review: Damage (2009)

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An ex-con battles it out in the cage to pay for the operation that would save the daughter of his victim. Along the way he finds fatherly love, and friendship, in the most unlikely of places.

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We like to mix it up a bit here at Horrornews.net and occasionally throw in reviews of action films. Is it horror?, nope…but its still good cinema, just the same. This latest release … Continue reading

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Film Review: Daybreakers (2009)

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After an outbreak of vampirism has washed over the planet and its inhabitants have been infected for nearly ten years, supplies of human blood have diminished while demand remains steady. Few humans remain in the wild, having been rounded up by the military for use in blood supply and breeding, and the large holding facilities, where they are stored unconscious like honey in the cells of honeycombs, are not producing … Continue reading

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Film Review: Dance of the Dead (2008)

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It is prom night in middle America. Tuxes have been rented and dresses have been bought. But when the dead unexpectedly rise from their graves to eat the living, it’s up to the geeks, the nerds, the outcast and the losers who couldn’t get dates to the dance to save the town from the undead. Unlikely heroes will rise to the challenge as they are forced to put aside their … Continue reading

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Film Review: Dead Wood (2007)

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An inexorable force wants four friends dead and is bent on revealing numerous foreboding omens to let them know. Their wilderness weekend camping trip is about to get even creepier when they meet Ketsy (Nina Kwok), who suddenly appears. Co-starring Fergus March, Emily Juniper, John Samuel Worsey and Rebecca Craven, this well-crafted, special effects-filled British horror movie rises above its common premise to deliver truly frightening chills.

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It is … Continue reading

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Film Review: Devil’s Tomb (2009)

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A team of mercenaries under the command of hard-charging war veteran Mack (Gooding Jr.), are contracted by a mysterious CIA operative named Elissa (Cruz) to rescue a scientist (Perlman) working on an archeological discovery deep under the Middle Eastern desert. With the help of a mysterious priest (Rollins), Mack and his team soon discover the true secret of what lies beneath the sands. A secret that has been protected … Continue reading

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Film Review: Demon Hunter (2005)

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Hell-bent on populating the world with his evil progeny, a demon forces women to bear his children in this supernatural horror film. With nowhere else to turn and time running out, leaders from the Catholic Church have no recourse but to employ a half-human, half-demon named Asmodeus (Billy Drago). But are his powers strong enough to stop the full-blooded demon from turning the world into a living hell? Sean Patrick … Continue reading

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Film Review: Diary of a Serial Killer (2008)

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He learned from the masters.

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What truly makes a serial killer? I have a neighbor whose son is truly odd. He is always wanting to hunt something. It first started with trapping squirrels. Now what’s the point of catching squirrels and just killing them? He would chase rabbits and throw rocks at them and one day he hit one in the head an killed it. His mom … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Dead Pit (1989)

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This zombie horror flick centers on the mad Dr. Ramzi (Danny Gochnauer), who’s been locked in an asylum for the past 20 years after having performed gruesome experiments on his patients and then tossing their corpses into a pit. Now, a new asylum patient with psychic abilities unwittingly gives Ramzi the power to awaken from his long slumber, resurrect his former victims from the dead and form an unstoppable army … Continue reading

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Film Review: Diary of The Dead (2007)

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While filming a low-budget horror film, Jason (Joshua Close) and his film school friends hear news reports of zombie sightings. As the living dead close in on the film crew, Jason seizes the opportunity to add real blood and guts to his movie. Meanwhile the American government promises to stop the violent uprising, but the relentless zombies gain an advantage by wiping out all forms of communication with the outside … Continue reading

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Film Review: Dante’s Inferno (2007)

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After a night of debauchery, Dante (voiced by Dermot Mulroney) awakens in an unfamiliar part of town, where he encounters the Roman poet Virgil (James Cromwell) … who promptly leads the errant urbanite on a journey through a 21st-century version of hell. Director Sean Meredith interprets Dante Alighieri’s classic text with an intriguing blend of paper puppets and hand-drawn backdrops, resulting in a unique take on the centuries-old morality tale.

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Film Review: Diary of a Bad Lad (2010)

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A film about frustrated filmmaker Barry Licks attempts to make a documentary about a businessman, who he believes is involved in property rackets, prostitution, p*rnography, and the importation of recreational drugs. For security reasons Barry never uses his real name, and calls him Ray Topham. Barry recruits a team of young wannabees. Their quest leads them to two of Rays associates; a local cocaine supplier and ex-S&M p*rn … Continue reading

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Film Review: Die-ner (Get it?) (2009)

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A horror-comedy of errors, Die-ner (get it?) explores the existential dilemma of a sociopath killer who runs into the unique problem of his victims rising from the dead. Its business as usual for Ken, our hero and killer carte blanche, as he comes upon a diner in the middle of nowhere. After promptly dispatching the waitress and cook, Ken marks another notch on his belt as he prepares to continue … Continue reading

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